Ruhr-Universität Bochum

University professor, Director of the Department for Dermatology, Venereolog

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15.05.2019 - 13:40


Ruhr-Universität Bochum is one of Germany’s leading research universities and a progressive campus university, which uniquely covers the entire range of the major fields of science in one place. The dynamic get-together of subjects and subject cultures offers both researchers and students special chances for interdisciplinary co-operations in equal measure.

The Hospital of Ruhr-Universität Bochum (UK-RUB) is a merger of qualified hospitals and special medical institutes in the area of Bochum, Herne and East-Westphalia-Lippe co-operating with Ruhr-Universität. The UK-RUB is synonymous for health care on the utmost level and excellent research and teaching in the field of university medicine.

With effect as of August 1st, 2020, Johannes Wesling Klinikum Minden, university hospital of Ruhr-Universität Bochum (RUB), has a vacancy:

University professor (W3-analogue) as Director
of the Department for
Dermatology, Venereology, Allergology and Phlebology
succession of Prof. R. Stadler, MD)

as the so far holder of the above position resigns on grounds of age.

Johannes Wesling Klinikum (JWK) is part of Muehlenkreiskliniken and as a university hospital of Ruhr-Universität Bochum, together with the other university hospitals in Luebbecke, Bad Oeynhausen and Herford, responsible for the practical part of the medical education in East-Westphalia-Lippe within the framework of Bochum’s university medicine.

Being part of the association of Muehlenkreiskliniken (AÖR), the hospitals in Minden, Luebbecke, Rahden and Bad Oeynhausen treat about 200,000 patients every year. Johannes Wesling Klinikum has a total of 19 in-patient departments and five institutes.

The hospital’s focus is on dermatological oncology, with a certified skin tumour centre (STC), and on the care of severe dermatoses. We prefer a candidate with focus on dermatological oncology for this position.


The director of the university hospital is a specialist for dermatology and will represent and be responsible for the entire department regarding research, teaching and patient care. We are particularly looking for a candidate with comprehensive practical experience in the diagnostics and therapy of skin diseases.

We are looking for a national and international excellent personality with a high professional and scientific qualification and expertise combined with a broad experience in the clinical care of patients. Furthermore, this position demands social competence, leadership skills, co-operation with other specialist departments, organising abilities and communication skills. We presume the willingness to participate in present and future research projects of the association.

Another requirement for this position is a positively evaluated junior professorship, habilitation or equal scientific achievements and a pedagogic qualification as well as the willingness to involve in the academic self-administration. Apart from an excellent scientific qualification and the successful procurement of third-party funds, university-didactical competencies including a high commitment in terms of teaching are demanded from the candidate.

The employment contract for this placement is for an unlimited period and will be signed with Muehlenkreiskliniken under private law. The link to the university will be effected according to Section 9, paragraph 2, Hochschulgesetz NRW.

Muehlenkreiskliniken – responsible body of Johannes-Wesling-Klinikum Minden, UK-RUB – and Ruhr-Universität Bochum are particularly keen on supporting women’s careers in fields in which they are underrepresented and look therefore forward to receiving applications from female candidates. The same applies for applications of appropriate severely handicapped candidates and from those on a par with the above.

If you have any questions or queries, please do not hesitate to call the Dean of the Faculty of Medicine of Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Prof. Gold, MD under: 0234/32-24961 and the chairperson/medical management of Muehlenkreiskliniken under 0571/790-2011.

Kindly submit your written application with résumé, photo, copies of certificates, service and surgery catalogue, a list of scientific publications, reprints of ten representative publications plus proof of teaching and the application form

( within 6 weeks upon release of this job advertisement to:

Prof. Ralf Gold, MD
Dean of the Faculty of Medicine
Ruhr-Universität Bochum
Universitätsstraße 150
44801 Bochum

The Chairperson  
of Muehlenkreiskliniken AöR
Hans-Nolte-Straße 1
32429 Minden


Art der Beschäftigung



Frau Claudia Pahlow
44801 Bochum
+49 2343 3226210

Weitere Informationen

Institut / Einrichtung
Klinik für Dermatologie, Venerologie, Allergologie und Phlebologie am Johannes Wesling Klinikum Minden
Zeitraum der Beschäftigung
siehe Ausschreibungstext
Freitag, 28. Juni 2019 - 23:59